Keynote #1

The Art of Adaptation: Discovering your New 100%

In this captivating keynote speech, Lindsy, a remarkable individual who has faced and overcome tremendous obstacles, shares her inspiring journey of resilience and finding hope in the face of adversity. Lindsy takes the audience on a deeply personal and transformative exploration of her experiences, highlighting the profound lessons she has learned along the way.

With humor, authenticity and vulnerability, Lindsy reflects on the pivotal moments in her life, from her early diagnosis of autoimmune disease to the earth-shattering news of her Metastatic Breast Cancer. She delves into the emotions she encountered, the fears that threatened to overwhelm her, and the strength she discovered within herself.

In this Keynote, Lindsy imparts valuable lessons on adaptation, resilience, optimism, gratitude and the power of a positive mindset. She demonstrates how reframing challenges as opportunities for growth and transformation can help individuals overcome even the most daunting circumstances. Lindsy encourages the audience to nurture their own resilience and discover their unique abilities to adapt and thrive in the face of adversity.

This keynote speech resonates with anyone who has faced or is currently facing difficult times, inspiring them to believe in their inner strength and reminding them that life is worth fighting for. Lindsy’s story reminds individuals that hope can always be found.

Attendees will leave the keynote speech feeling empowered, motivated, and inspired to embrace their own resilience, live authentically, and approach life’s challenges with a renewed sense of hope and determination. Lindsy’s remarkable journey serves as a reminder that practicing the right mindset can help anyone transform their worst year into their best year, even in the face of unimaginable adversity.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Discover practical strategies for reframing challenges as opportunities
  • Explore the transformative impact of embracing change and finding new pathways
  • Empower individuals to tap into their own resilience, gratitude and self-belief
  • Gain insights into the process of adaptation and its potential for personal growth

Suggested Length: 45-60 minutes (including 15 minutes Q&A)

Keynote #2

Embracing Hope and Empowering Change: Raising Awareness and Advocacy for Stage 4 Metastatic Breast Cancer

In this keynote, Lindsy looks deeper into the lesser known implications and impact of stage 4, incurable and terminal metastatic breast cancer has on individuals, families and society as a whole. With an emphasis on raising awareness and inspiring advocacy, Lindsy aims to ignite a transformative dialogue that brings forth meaningful change in how we approach this devastating disease.

Lindsy explores the multifaceted dimensions of stage 4 metastatic breast cancer, examining its physical, emotional, and societal implications through compelling stories with humor and vulnerability She sheds light on the challenges faced by those living with this advanced stage of breast cancer, the barriers to access quality care, and the urgent need for comprehensive support systems.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Heightened Awareness: Gain a deep understanding of stage 4 metastatic breast cancer, including its progression, unique characteristics, and its impact on individuals and their loved ones.
  • Empowered Advocacy: Discover the power of advocacy in creating positive change for individuals with stage 4 metastatic breast cancer. Learn effective strategies to raise awareness, influence public opinion, and advocate for improved policies, increased research funding, and equitable access to treatment and support services.
  • Comprehensive Support Systems: Explore the importance of holistic support systems for individuals with stage 4 metastatic breast cancer. Discover practical ways to enhance the quality of life for patients and their families, including strategies for self-care, and emotional support.
  • Shifting Narratives: Challenge preconceived notions and stigmas surrounding metastatic breast cancer, promoting a shift in public perceptions from one of hopelessness to one of resilience and empowerment.

Suggested Length: 45-60 minutes (including 15 minutes Q&A)

"Lindsy Matthews is one of the most impactful speakers I've had the pleasure of experiencing. Her stage presence is both approachable and commanding and she delivers a message of hope and resilience with powerful stories and humour. Lindsy knows how to captivate an audience and her takeaways are universally relevant."
Priya Sam
Keynote Speaker
"Lindsy's determination and positvity in the face of adversity is a reminder to all of us that we can find hope and inspiration, even in the darkest of times."
Dan Shaikh
Speaker Slam